Sunday 18 September 1983
It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Christina Lindley and Ayumi Oka.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Maniac by Michael Sembello.
In UK Red Red Wine by UB40 was in the top 5 hits.
The Big Chill, directed by Lawrence Kasdan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983
while White Gold Wielder by Stephen R. Donaldson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Give us a Break.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Granny's Garden or Jack Attack.
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- Also see September 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Chile - Independence Day (first junta 1810)
- RC Saints - Feast day of St Joseph of Cupertino and Methodius of Olympus
- In ancient Greece, the fifth day of the Eleusinian Mysteries.
Famous Birthdays:18 September
- Juli Inkster wins LPGA SAFECO Golf Classic
- Lebanese and Syrian army battle
- New Orleans Saints' first overtime victory; beating Chicago Bears 34-31.
- George Meegen completes 2,426-day (19,000 miles) walk across Western Hemisphere.
- The rock group Kiss officially appear in public without makeup for the first time on MTV.
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1983 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Michael Sembello - Maniac
- Billy Joel - Tell Her About It
- Men Without Hats - The Safety Dance
- Bonnie Tyler - Total Eclipse Of The Heart
- Eurythmics - Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This)
- The Police - Every Breath You Take
- Michael Jackson - Human Nature
- Taco - Puttin' On The Ritz
- Air Supply - Making Love Out Of Nothing At All
- Asia - Don't Cry
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Sport Games on 18 September 1983
- Atlanta Falcons - Detroit Lions : 30 - 14
- Baltimore Colts - Buffalo Bills : 23 - 28
- Chicago Bears - New Orleans Saints : 31 - 34
- Kansas City Chiefs - Washington Redskins : 12 - 27
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